Lanny S. Schwartzfarb, MD

  • Specialty: Rheumatology
  • Languages: English, Hebrew
  • Phone: 212-734-5670

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis, gout, connective tissue disease, joint pain, lupus erythematosus, osteoarthritis, rehabilitation therapy


  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology), 1978
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 1975
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Rheumatology, 1977
  • Residency, Beth Israel Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1975
  • MD from New York Medical College, 1972

Locations and Appointments

29 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
Lanny Schwartzfarb, M.D.

315 East 69th Street
New York, NY 10021


Phone: 212-734-5670

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  • Heroin-associated rhabdomyolysis with cardiac involvement [Case Report]

    Schwartzfarb, L; Singh, G; Marcus, D
    Archives of internal medicine. 1977 Sep. 137 (9): 1255-1257

  • Dose-related inhibition of leukocyte migration by marihuana and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in vitro

    Schwartzfarb, L; Needle, M; Chavez-Chase, M
    Journal of clinical pharmacology. 1974 Jan. 14 (1): 35-41